The Thyme to Read Book Club, sponsored by the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County, meets the second Friday of each month from 10:15-11:30 a.m. at the Cobb Water Lab, 662 South Cobb Drive at Atlanta Road, Marietta 30060. Meetings are free and open to the public. Contact Beth St. Jean at or 770-998-8737 for more information.

The Book List Includes:

February 12 – The Scent of Scandal: Greed Betrayal and the World’s Most Beautiful Orchid, by Greg Pittman. Facilitator: Sondra Nierenberg.

March 11 –  Grandma Gatewood’s Walk, by Ben Montgomery. Facilitator: Susan Dawsey.

April 8 – Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life: The Plants and Places that Inspired the Classic Children’s Tale, by Marta McDowell. Facilitator: Dr. Judy Mitchell.

May 13 – State the Wonder, by Ann Patchett. Facilitator: Beth St. Jean.



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